The Nordic Africa Institute


Globalizing minority

Time • 21 Sep 2017 10:00 - 22 Sep 2017 12:30
Place • The Nordic Africa Institute, Villavägen 6, Uppsala, Sweden.

The Globalizing Minority Rights project aims to develop a cosmopolitan approach to the conceptualization, justification, and implementation of minority rights, and to test this theoretical framework on three case studies: minorities in the developing world, indigenous peoples, and refugees.

September 21, 10.00-17.00: Workshop for invited participants only.
September 22, 10.30- 12.30: Open session for all - welcome!

The Globalizing Minority Rights (GMR) is an international interdisciplinary research project funded by The Research Council of Norway (NFR 259017), SAMKUL Program (2016-2020). Led by Sirkku Hellsten, senior researcher at the Nordic Africa Insitute.